Friday, October 24, 2008

Microsoft beats profits forecast

US software giant Microsoft has posted profits and sales figures well above analysts' expectations.
The firm made a $4.37bn profit during the first three months of its financial year, up from $4.29bn a year ago, while turnover rose 9% to $15.06bn.
Finance boss Chris Liddell said Microsoft had demonstrated the strength and diversity of its business model "in a challenging economic environment".
However, the company also warned that during the next three months it was unlikely to meet the estimates of Wall Street analysts because of the economic slowdown.
(Source : BBC)

Meanwhile , do check out my Surface Laptop review, a recent launch by Microsoft.
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Anonymous said...

I used to work for MS.

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Karthik Murali said...

thanks richard